Horses racing

Potomac Hunt Races

Sunday, May 21, 2023

Gates open at 10:00 a.m.

Activities start at 12:00 p.m.

Race course closes at 7:00 p.m.

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Held in the heart of the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve, the Potomac Hunt Races is an annual tradition, celebrating the sport of steeplechase racing. Amidst the thrill of thundering hooves and soaring horses, race day festivities include mounted police demonstrations, a Kid Zone and Vendor Village.

Enjoy the camaraderie of friends and colleagues, the beauty of nature, and the majesty of the equine athletes — all within the pristine rolling fields of the Kiplinger estate in Poolesville, Maryland.

For optimum tailgating, railside parking passes must be purchased online. We also offer Premium Unreserved Parking for those who wish to park in the lot on the race grounds. All other attendees must purchase a Shuttle Pass take a shuttle from the Polo Grounds at 15598 Hughes Road, Poolesville MD.

The Potomac Hunt Races offers customized Sponsorship Opportunities for companies wishing to entertain clients and/or employees.

Once you're here, sit back, relax, and enjoy the adrenalin rush of the racing horses!

Top photo: Larry Schaudies